Breast lumps are defined as any new and unusual sense that tissue in the breast is more solid or organized than it once was.
For a woman, it is disconcerting, even frightening, to find a lump in a breast. It is important to remember that the vast majority of breast lumps are noncancerous (
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Last fall, research was published showing that women with dense breasts are more likely to be diagnosed with breast cancer–four times... Read more »
It’s long been known that the denser a woman’s breast, the more difficult it is for a standard mammogram to pick up a tumor. On a... Read more »
Coming soon to a hospital near you: the MBI, a great new screening tool that might someday replace the mammogram. Wait a... Read more »
Do you have dense breasts? An FDA advisory panel has recently approved a medical device that improves the effectiveness of your annual... Read more »
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